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Paul Misraki (1908–1998)

Born in Constantinople in 1908, he studied piano and classical composition before joining the large orchestra of Ray Ventura as pianist, arranger, and composer, signing the first success of the whole in 1936 : "Tout va très bien Madame la Marquise" Ray Ventura performer with his band for the film by Henry Wulschleger. It consists indicative of the ... See full bio »


(age 90) in Paris, France

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 1993 La vérité en face (TV Movie)
 1986 Grand hôtel (TV Series)
 1985 Hôtel du siècle (TV Series)
 1984 Stress
 1978 Fire's Share
 1977 Le maestro
 1975 The Arrest
 1974 Bloody Murder
 1965 Alphaville
 1965 The Majordomo
 1964 Les baisers (segment "Cher baiser")
 1962 Le Doulos
 1962 Ladies' Man
 1960 The Boss
 1960 Love and the Frenchwoman (segment "L'Adolescence")
 1959 Leda
 1959 Les Cousins
 1958 Sputnik
 1956 Thunderstorm
 1955 The Best Part
 1955 Oasis
 1954 Obsession
 1954 Agonies
 1953 Napoleon Road
 1952 She and Me
 1952 French Touch
 1951 Young Love
 1951 Utopia
 1951 Dirty Hands
 1951 Dr. Knock
 1950 The Prize
 1950 Thirst of Men
 1949 Manon
 1946 Heartbeat
 1944 Siete mujeres
 1944 Delirio
 1943 Feux de joie
 1943 Stella
 1940 Beating Heart
 1938 Belle étoile
 1938 Chéri-Bibi
 1936 Moutonnet
 1931 American Love
 1931 Baby's Laxative (uncredited)
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Writer/composer of the original Spanish language version of the Argentine song "Maria from Bahia", which became a popular hit in the U.S. in the 1940's, sung by The Starlighters. See more »

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